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Add 14/28 and 50/70

14/28 + 50/70 is 17/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 70 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 5 = 140,
    14/28 = 14 × 5/28 × 5 = 70/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 2 = 140,
    50/70 = 50 × 2/70 × 2 = 100/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    70/140 + 100/140 = 70 + 100/140 = 170/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 17/14
  6. In mixed form: 13/14

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